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Water Resources Data North Dakota Water Year 2002 Volume 2. Ground Water

Water-Data Report ND-02-2


By  R.E. Harkness and J.D. Wald


Prepared in cooperation with the State of North Dakota and with other agencies


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Water-resources data for the 2002 water year for North Dakota consists of records of discharge, stage, and water quality for streams; contents, stage, and water quality for lakes and reservoirs; and water levels and water quality for ground-water wells.  Volume 2 contains water-level records for 117 ground-water wells and water-quality records for 65 monitoring wells.  These data represent that part of the National Water Data System operated by the U.S. Geological Survey and cooperating Federal, State, and local agencies in North Dakota.


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Summary of hydrologic conditions

Explanation of the records

Well identification numbers

Latitude-longitude system

Local well numbers

Records of ground-water levels

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Availability of data

Records of ground-water quality

Onsite measurements and sample collection

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Availability of data

Remark codes

Access to USGS water data

Definition of terms

Publications on techniques of water-resources investigations

Ground-water levels

Ground-water quality

Network sites

Sheyenne Delta sites

Spirit Lake Reservation sites




  1. Map showing location of ground-water observation wells

  2. System for numbering wells (latitude and longitude)

  3. System for numbering wells (township and range)

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